A Groundbreaking Initiative to Provide Free High-Speed Internet For Families in Need
Check Eligibility for Chicago Connected
Students may qualify for either high-speed internet or a district-provided hotspot at no cost through the Chicago Connected program. Students who qualify for high-speed internet have been assigned an activation code. The code provides access to a wired connection through an internet service provider.
Find Your Activation Code
Check to see if your family is eligible for a wired internet connection or a district-provided hotspot through Chicago Connected by searching your child’s student ID and date of birth in the form below. Can't find your student ID? Look for it on:
- Report cards or progress reports
- Parent Portal
- Student ID card
- Or call your school for assistance
Don't Qualify for Chicago Connected?
Explore other low cost internet options and instructions on how to connect.